Every time you sit down at a casino table, the house is 100% certain that in the long run, you will lose.

Games based on pure chance are highly stacked in the casino's favor, and skill-based games like Blackjack -- even when played perfectly -- statistically favor the house in the end.

This infographic shows the breakdown on what "house advantage" is all about and how casino's benefit it. And if you know the odds, perhaps you can tip the scales in your favor?

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